Pregnancy Study Online (PRESTO)
What is PRESTO and why should I join?
Primary participants are being invited to complete one online questionnaire at enrollment and every 2 months for 12 months, or until conception, whichever occurs first.
They will also have the opportunity to invite their partners to participate.
Participants are offered a premium membership at Kindara.com, a fertility app (available to new Kindara members only).
PRESTO is a non-profit study being conducted at Boston University. It is funded by the National Institutes of Health.
What are the eligibility requirements?
-Resident of U.S. or Canada
-Assigned female sex at birth or have an intact uterus
-Not currently using methods to prevent pregnancy (or thinking about discontinuing contraception in the next 6 months)
-Not using fertility treatments
-Having regular intercourse with one partner
-Not currently pregnant
-Willing to participate in a 12-month study
What are the study objectives?
What is required of participants?
– One online survey every 2 months for up to 12 months or until you get pregnant (10-15 minutes).
– One online dietary survey 10 days after enrollment (30-40 minutes).
– If you become pregnant, one survey in early pregnancy (10-15 minutes), one survey in late pregnancy (10-15 minutes), and one survey at 6 months’ postpartum (10-15 minutes).
– Optional: partner survey (15 minutes) and partner dietary survey (30-40 minutes).